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Hans Ingvar Roth 2

Human Rights as an Academic Subject

Hans Ingvar Roth, Professor at the Stockholm University Institute for Turkish Studies (SUITS), gave a presentation on the subject of Human Rights as an Academic Subject. The seminar was followed by an informal post-seminar discussion.

Digdem Soyaltin

SUITS researcher on Turkey Twitter controversy

SUITS researcher Digdem Soyaltin was interviewed by the Swedish national news agency TT, regarding Turkey's highly controversial decision to block Twitter. The interview was carried by 145 news outlets in Sweden, including most major Swedish national news channels, during March 2014.

Jozsef Fekete

József Fekete, Doctoral Researcher

József Fekete is a PhD candidate at the Doctoral School of Earth Sciences of the University of Debrecen, Hungary. József Fekete was a Visiting Doctoral Researcher at SUITS in March 2014.

Digdem Soyaltin - Open Lecture 2

Unpacking the “Black Box of Corruption” in Turkey

by SUITS Visiting Doctoral Researcher Digdem Soyaltin

Jenny White´s talks in Sweden, Germany and the UK

SUITS Distinguished Visiting Professor in the Spotlight

Prof. Jenny White will give talks in Sweden, the UK and Germany

SUITS Reception in honor of SUITS´2013 Visiting Faculty

SUITS Reception

in honor of SUITS' 2013 visiting faculty, on 9th of December 2013

25 October 1

Turkish Wave in TV Drama

A panel of experts from academia and media in Sweden and Turkey gathered to explore the global phenomenon of Turkish TV drama. The panel was moderated by SUITS director, Dr. Paul T. Levin, and took place in Stockholm on October 25, 2013. The event was covered widely by Swedish and Turkish media, with over a dozen media outlets reporting on the event.

Ekin ergun Björstedt in Göteborg 2

SUITS Associate Director gave a talk in Göteborg

Ekin Ergün Björstedt, The Associate Director of SUITS, participated in a panel discuss on the role of the Turkish civil society and the Turkish state organised by Utrikespolitiska föreningen Göteborg.

Murat Somer at Linköping University

Turkey at Crossroads

Assoc. Prof. Murat Somer - Senior Visiting Scholar at SUITS - gave a talk entitled "Turkey at Crossroads" at Linköping University on November 20th, 2013.

Presentation for Turkish Trade Union

Four National Trade Union Organisations from Turkey were at SUITS

SUITS held a seminar for the four national trade union organisations from Turkey, TURK-IS, HAK-IS, KESK and DISK on November 5, 2013.

II AC Meeting

II. SUITS Advisory Council Meeting

The second meeting of SUITS’ Advisory Council took place in October, hosted by the Alarko Group. This time, the meeting was held in Istanbul, at the beautifully located Alarko headquarters. The Advisory Council is chaired by Prof. Dr. Johan Kleman and consists of representatives from: Alarko Holding, H&M, Open Society Foundation, SSAB, Swe-Turk, TeliaSonera, TESEV, TOBB and TUSIAD

SUITS-TEPAV Roundtable 1

SUITS - TEPAV Roundtable

on 8th of October 2013

Koc Uni

Rector´s Visit to Turkey

on 8th - 12th of September 2013

Morat Somer

Assoc. Prof. Murat Somer

Assoc. Prof. Murat Somer was Senior Visiting Scholar at the Stockholm University Institute for Turkish Studies (SUITS) during 2013 amd 2014. He is an Associate Professor of Political Science and International Relations, Koç University, Istanbul

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